New Moor Otter at Canonteign Falls – Meet Ottmosphere

Ottmossphere’We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our new Otter and Cub ‘Ottmossphere’ by the artist Ann Montogmery. This Otter will replace Sarah Smith’s “The Dartmoor Artist’ otter OTTERbiography, who holidayed with us this summer as part of the Moor Otter Trail. The purchase of ‘Ottmossphere helped to raise a massive £70,000 for conservation […]

October Half Term Halloween Fun

This October half term come and join us for some spooktastic fun here at Canonteign Falls. We have a special Halloween trail and if you bring your little ones in fancy dress you could be in with a chance to win a family day ticket for 2022. Enter by tagging @canonteignfalls or email your picture to Pre-book […]

Week 3 Artist in Residence Helen’s Skidmore’s Water Lily Linocut

“Linocut relief printmaking is a technique that can be bold and subtle, express detail of connection and movement between back, mid and foreground…” In the studio. As I look through my drawings of Canonteign and consider the layers, the seen, the unseen, my tools will act as a form of remembering the subtle elements of […]

November 6th Lantern Night Walk

Night Lantern Walk Saturday 6th November from 6 pm – 8 pm  As the clocks turn back join us for a special lantern walk around the Lily Lake and see the stunning Clampitt Falls all lit up. The snack bar will also be open selling hot chocolate and delicious soup to warm you all up after your […]

Canonteign Falls Artist in Residence Diary – Helen Skidmore

Inspired by the abundance of natural beauty Canonteign Falls has to offer. Helen Skidmore’s artistic process is in full swing, and she is creating some extraordinary artwork which will be revealed at the exhibition in September.  Week 2. ‘It’s been a busy week in my studio and the work is starting to come together. I’ve now […]

Waterfalls, lakes and adventure play

During this quieter time of year, we welcome walk in visitors but encourage booking online for our Night Walk event on 6th Nov.  Free entry to our shop and cafe is back! We are open 7 days a week 10.30 am – 4 pm until Nov 7th with last entry to the estate at 3pm.     **Please note […]

Find Your Wild’s Watercolour Workshop – Fall In Love With Autumn

Sunday 24th October  – 10 am -1pm . Connect to nature with Find Your Wild’s autumn watercolour workshop. Fall in Love with Autumn is a chance to switch off to the hustle and bustle of our busy lives and enjoy a spot of mindful creativity at this special time of year, as the display of […]


Canonteign Falls is a stunning natural attraction in the heart of Devon. Visit us for peaceful walks among the waterfalls and lakes and family fun in the gardens and playgrounds. Escape the crowds and experience the highest waterfall in Dartmoor National Park.   For garden lovers, the Victorian Fern Garden is a historic snapshot of the […]